Port Franks Marina

2024 Dredging Updates for the Port Franks Marina

The Port Franks Marina provides 92 seasonal boat slips, a public boat launch and a park with a picnic area. It is one of nine internationally recognized Blue Flag marinas in Canada.

Seasonal Boat Slips

There is currently a wait list for seasonal dockage at the Port Franks Marina, however we are not accepting new applications at this time.  The application form will be posted to this website when we are accepting them again.  

Wait List

The wait list for seasonal slips at the Port Franks Marina is currently open. Please complete the online form to be added to the list. 
Wait List Request Form

Boat Launch Passes

Seasonal boat launch passes are available from the marina office starting the first week of May each year. Passes will be sold on a first come, first serve basis. The quantity available each year may vary and will be left to the discretion of the Community Services Department. 

Operating Dates and Times

The marina is staffed from mid-April until mid-October. Seasonal boat slips are available from the Victoria Day weekend in May (weather dependent) until Thanksgiving weekend in October.

You can contact the Harbour Master directly from mid-April until mid-October. Please contact Parks and Recreation with inquiries in the off-season.

Marina amenities

  • 92 seasonal slips
  • Transient slips may be available, call ahead for availability
  • Electrical
  • Public washrooms
  • Showers
  • Ice
  • Pavilion and picnic area (under construction)
  • Park
  • Visa, Mastercard and debit accepted

Dredging services and an open channel to the lake is provided by a private operator, contracted by the Municipality.

Nearby amenities

  • Gas dock (diesel)
  • Pump out

Navigation information

7574 Biddulph Street
Port Franks, ON N0M 2L0
Map to Port Franks Marina

Coordinates: 43 14 75 N 81 55 59 W
Channel Depth: 4 - 10 ft
Dock Depth: 3 - 4 ft
Monitor – VHF Channel: 68

Channel Depths

View the latest Channel Depths map (as of July 5, 2024)
Depths are current as of the date taken. The municipality does not update mapping daily and is not responsible for shifting sand or depth changes due to weather conditions. Boaters are reminded to always proceed through the channel with caution and ensure it is passable under current conditions. For current channel advice, please contact the marina office.


Service Fee
Non-Commercial Boat Launch - Daily includes parking $25.00 per launch
Non-Commercial Boat Launch - Seasonal $375.00 + HST 
Seasonal Dockage - Serviced over 24 feet $83.85 + tax per foot
Seasonal Dockage - Serviced minimum charge $2011.60+ tax
Seasonal Dockage - Unserviced $1483.20 + tax

See the schedule of fees for a full list of current fees.

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